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Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston are millennial magnets — New York, Los Angeles not so much

Posted by USFC Team on Feb 9, 2019 2:27:55 AM
Dallas-Fort Worth has become a magnet for millennial migration in the years since the Great Recession, according to a new Brookings Institution report, even as efforts to lure the heavily sought demographic intensify. Growing companies — especially tech firms — put a premium on the number of ... Read More

Topics: Dallas, Texas, Texas Economy, Migration, jobs, Employment, Business Friendly, Business, D-FW, Houston, Los Angeles, New York

H-4 Visa: No Chance at the American Dream?

Posted by USFC Team on Feb 9, 2019 12:39:57 AM
Shikha Dalmia immigrated to the United States when she was 23. This was in 1985 when immigration in the US was at its heyday. Still, it took her and her husband seven years to switch from their student visas; Shikha’s husband switched to an H-1B and she an H-4 spouse visa. Later, they both earned ... Read More

Topics: United States, InvestorVisa, H1-B, Visa, Retrogression, H-1B, Migration, EB-5, jobs, Immigration, Green Card, USVisa, USCIS, GoldenVisa

$3B company relocating HQ from California to North Texas

Posted by USFC Team on Dec 17, 2018 5:22:47 AM
A global medical technologies company is relocating its corporate headquarters from California to North Texas. The latest in a steady stream of moves from California to Texas, DJO plans to move its operations from San Diego to Lewisville within the first few months of 2019, according to a release. ... Read More

Topics: Texas, Dallas, jobs, Employment, economy, Growth

Dallas–Fort Worth economy expands at a torrid pace, 55000 new jobs added this year!

Posted by USFC Team on Jun 26, 2018 6:17:28 AM
The Dallas–Fort Worth economy continued to expand at a torrid pace. The May jobs report showed the metro area growing at a 3.7 percent annualized rate in the first five months of the year, adding a total of 55,500 net new jobs. The unemployment rate remained near record lows, and the Dallas and ... Read More

Topics: Dallas, Texas, economy, jobs, Employment, housing, real estate

D-FW dodges overbuilding thanks to steady flow of new jobs

Posted by USFC Team on Apr 11, 2018 5:01:18 AM
The current real estate cycle is now well past middle age. Analysts are pondering the life expectancy for North Texas' building boom. By now in most building cycles, it's typically time for overbuilding. So far there's no sign of a glut building in Dallas-Fort Worth's development sector. "With D-FW ... Read More

Topics: real estate, Employment, jobs, EB-5

Wells Fargo economist: ​‘No apparent let-up’ for Dallas hiring

Posted by USFC Team on Dec 19, 2016 8:31:54 AM
The Texas economy added more than 20,000 jobs in November, according to government data released Friday, as the Dallas area continues to drive new hirings in the state. Read More

Topics: jobs, Dallas, economy

Texas ranks No. 1 in nation for business capital investments

Posted by USFC Team on Aug 19, 2016 8:00:00 AM
Of the $166 billion in capital investment made in U.S. projects last year, almost a third of that came from Texas. The Lone Star State recorded $48.3 billion in capital investment, which ranked No. 1 in the country, according to a report from Ernst & Young. The state also ranked No. 1 in mobile ... Read More

Topics: Texas, Investment, jobs

Charles Schwab to open $100M campus, bringing 1,200 new jobs

Posted by USFC Team on Aug 17, 2016 8:00:00 AM
Texas Governor Greg Abbott confirmed Tuesday that Charles Schwab Corp.(NYSE: SCHW) plans to develop a new $100 million regional campus in Westlake, which will house 1,200 new jobs upon completion, confirming last week's Dallas Business Journal story about the move. Read More

Topics: Texas, jobs, economy

Texas: Beyond Black Gold

Posted by David Gunderson on May 16, 2016 7:30:00 AM
For the entirety of its run atop the Chief Executive Best & Worst States for Business annual rankings, Texas has benefited from high or rising prices for crude oil, and from the savvy and energy of a single, exceptionally growth-minded governor. Read More

Topics: jobs, Taxes, Texas

CEOs Favor Pro-Growth, Low-Tax States

Posted by USFC Team on May 13, 2016 8:39:05 AM
CHIEF EXECUTIVE CANVASED 511 CEOs across the U.S. asking them to evaluate four or more states with which they are directly familiar. They were asked to rate each with respect to three categories they regard as highly important: taxes and regulations; quality of the workforce; and living ... Read More

Topics: jobs, Taxes, Texas

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